Film and Literary Modernism has been published (March 2013). This new collection of essays looks at modernism and film, 'city symphony' films, directors Chaplin, Eisenstein, Renais and Hitchcock, and the film works of writers like William Faulkner and Graham Greene.
Film and Literary Modernism Has Been Published
April 24, 2013
The short story "Bringing Smoky Home" will appear in the Pomona Valley Review.
April 18, 2013
Robert McParland spoke on Mark Twain to a New Jersey audience last Friday. On Saturday, April 20 he will speak at the Felician College Ethics Conference in Rutherford, New Jersey.
March 26, 2013
Robert McParland will speak on a panel at the American Popular Culture conference in Washington, D.C. on Thursday evening, March 28, at 8:30 P.M..
March 2, 2013
Film and Literary Modernism now can be pre-ordered at Barnes and Noble, Amazon (U.S. and Canada), and the publisher's website. It has been catalogued at the British Library. Publication will be this month.
February 20, 2013
A new book, Film and Literary Modernism, is scheduled to appear in March,
with an international gathering of contributors.
September 28, 2012
Essays appear in several recently published books on popular music:
"A Generation Lost In Space" in Do You Believe in Rock and Roll?-Essays on Don McLean's 'American Pie'" Published September 2012
"Down to the River: John Fogerty's Imagined Southern Gothic" in Finding Fogerty. Publication December 2012
"Facing the Music: The Poetics of Bruce Springsteen" (more…)
September 6, 2012
Charles Dickens's American Audience has been reviewed in the following
Reception: Texts, Readers, Audiences, History, Vol.4 (Fall 2012): 29-32.
SHARP News Vol. 21, No. 3 (2012) p.11.
Victorian Studies Vol. 54, No. 2 (Winter 2012) pp. 374-76.
Nineteenth Century Studies Vol. 66, No. 3, pp. 402-06.
Dickens Studies Annual (2012)
Choice Reviews (2011)